The Settings menu is either halfway down the drop-down menu, or a button that resembles a gear near the top below your username. Tired of using a long and random url for your YouTube channel? This is your User Settings icon and will open up your User Settings page. Keep in mind this will change your name and photo across Google services. Can you change your username on YouTube? If you have connected the two accounts in the past 14 days you can create a One or Two word username. You now have the ability to change your Display Name.
When you change the name on your account, it will only be updated in your original language on YouTube. If not logged in, then click sign in and continue by entering the email id and password. There are many reasons you want to change YouTube Channel name. As an alternative, you can set up a new YouTube channel under your business name. Here is a video tutorial on :.
Learn more about and using a. But moving your channel to its own brand account is the way around it. The wikiHow Tech Team also followed the article's instructions, and validated that they work. Enter a first and last name. Click the country from which you want to view content. Subscribe to our to get the latest updates, tips, and help. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness.
I got inspired by other creators on youtube to do my own channel. If the Brand Account has any other managers, they'll also be able to manage the channel from now on. The wikiHow Tech Team also followed the article's instructions and validated that they work. You can access your Google account from the YouTube website. You'll be redirected to the newly created channel page, which you'll replace with your existing channel in the following steps.
You can turn off this feature if you want your name to be the same in every language. You can do this on both the desktop version and the mobile app version of YouTube. Your channel name should now be updated, though it may take a few minutes to display the updated channel name elsewhere. Note: You can also on YouTube than your Google Account name. If you'd like to learn more about how to use YouTube for business, check out To disconnect Google+ from your YouTube account watch this video: If you're looking to change your Channel Display Name on your YouTube Channel, this video will show you step-by-step how to change it.
You can use the YouTube search bar near the top of the page to search YouTube like usual, but any restricted content should now be available. This will then take you over to your Google+ profile page. Once you do this you will see a few different options. If you already have videos on a personal channel, you'll have to re-upload them, if you want them to appear on your new channel. You can either use your camera to take a new photo, or upload a picture from your gallery or camera roll. You will now have 2 accounts available to you.
This lets you access the YouTube channel from your Google Account. It appears at the bottom of the drop-down menu. Here, you will be able to edit some information such as your username, email, and password. This will take you to your YouTube account settings page. To create this article, volunteer authors worked to edit and improve it over time.
Your profile picture is the circular image in the upper-right corner of the YouTube website. There a drop-down menu shall appear. Click the dots to open up more options and choose Change Nickname. You can do this to support your business or brand identity on YouTube without having a connection to your personal Google Account. His professional career includes stints as a computer tech, information editor and income tax preparer. This wikiHow teaches you how to change your profile picture on YouTube. This function also applies when searching for users in the Members tab of the Server Settings.
If you are not, check out David's tutorials to help you create a better YouTube Channel for more viewers and subscribers. There are a few things that you need to know before you start trying to change your YouTube Username. A far quicker solution than those mentioned previously. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. I do Vlogs, all kinds of games and also do advice videos! After changing your channel name, it may take a few days for the new name to update and display across YouTube. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Personal YouTube channels are tied to your Google Plus name.
If your YouTube channel is under your personal name, you may have to jump through a few hoops to change it to your business or brand name. Otherwise, you will have to tap the YouTube app and enter your password and email address. If you want to use a name or photo on YouTube that's different from , connect your channel to a Brand Account. With a Brand Channel, it can be 1 name, 2, 3, 4 or however many you want. This wikiHow teaches you how to change the name displayed on your YouTube comments, as well as your YouTube channel's name. If you are logged in already then the main page of the YouTube will open. Select the small thumbnail with your account image found on the top right corner of YouTube.